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Royal Oak Farm Orchard

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15908 Hebron Road, Harvard, IL 60033
+1 815-648-4141
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Styrofoam???

Went to visit the orchard after meeting people at the Woodstock farmers market, they have a booth... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
bliva23
,
Batavia, Illinois
via mobile
Family Fun Day

We went with my whole family, my parents, my sister, bro-in-law, their 2 young boys (1 & 3), my... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jacquie H
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Antioch, Illinois
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Famous for apple picking, hay rides, pumpkins, train rides, carousel, bakeshop, petting zoo
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good18%
  • Average10%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible7%
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“petting zoo” (5 reviews)
“cider donuts” (2 reviews)
“gift shop” (8 reviews)
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15908 Hebron Road, Harvard, IL 60033
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+1 815-648-4141
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went to visit the orchard after meeting people at the Woodstock farmers market, they have a booth. The restaurant uses so much styrofoam it freaked me out. Sustainable agriculture I don't think so. Will not go back.

Thank bliva23
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went with my whole family, my parents, my sister, bro-in-law, their 2 young boys (1 & 3), my boyfriend and our 3 kids (6, 13, & 14). We had fun at the petty zoo & in the apple tree maze. Then took a tractor...More

Thank Jacquie H
mezzoforlife, Owner at Royal Oak Farm Orchard, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the great review! So glad you had a wonderful time!!

Reviewed 14 August 2017

We had been going to this orchard since we first moved to Illinois over 17 years ago. We would have family and friends come from out of town just to go to Royal Oak with us. Our last experience there was such a let down,...More

Thank David F
RoyalOakFarm, Owner at Royal Oak Farm Orchard, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

We're so sorry you had a negative experience on your last visit. We miss the "old way" too! We now have a new generation of visitors that want more activities for their children and we have added just a few over the years, the trackless...More

Reviewed 12 December 2016

My now-former wife and I started going to Royal Oak right after they opened, when they were smaller. I have taken my kids and many friends to Royal Oak. They all agree with me that it is the best orchard around. Many activities for adults...More

Thank TheHoff44
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

I recently went here for my son's field trip for school. It is a nice place however.... the apples they took us to pick were mostly all rotten and had lady bugs all over them and in them!! Ewww, I realize it's late in the...More

1  Thank Ashley D
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We had a large group for a Friday night bonfire and were completely satisfied with the experience. To start with, the place is in excellent condition, right down to the bathrooms. They kept the little petting zoo open, which the kids loved. And the staff...More

1  Thank StuwArt
RoyalOakFarm, Owner at Royal Oak Farm Orchard, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2016

Thank you for your review! Let us know what we can do to improve the hayride!

Reviewed 18 October 2016

We tried Royal Oak Farm Orchard this year for both apple picking and pumpkin picking because we were tired of having to pay just to watch the kids have fun. The apple picking was great. A little pricey with a large group, but true to...More

1  Thank G b
RoyalOakFarm, Owner at Royal Oak Farm Orchard, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2016

Thanks so much for your review!

Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Spent a few hours visiting this farm - met some very nice people and saw many beautiful things. The orchard is huge, and there are several varieties of apples to choose from. I didn't pick any apples, but there were plenty there to buy. I...More

Thank Sharikv
RoyalOakFarm, Owner at Royal Oak Farm Orchard, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2016

Thank you for your review!

Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

There are orchards closer to my house, but I always drive to Royal Oaks! Love the whole ambiance and experience. I will always pay more for apples that I pick off the tree and take home to eat!! Delicious, fresh and worth every moment of...More

1  Thank sdoddsayers
mezzoforlife, Owner at Royal Oak Farm Orchard, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2016

Thank you for your beaming review! We love to see our guests having great experiences at the orchard!

Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Staff was very nice. Play area for kids. A maze thats fun to do. Cider..donuts..gift shop..apple barn. Restaurant to eat in. May be a little expensive. But Its worth it.

2  Thank Trina P
mezzoforlife, Owner at Royal Oak Farm Orchard, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2016

Thank you so much for a great review! We look forward to seeing you again!

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